COLUMBUS (WCMH)–Columbus Police say they are looking for a pair of men who are now suspects in two armed robberies.
The men were caught on surveillance camera robbing Buckeye Food Market at 1380 S. 4th St. on August 22. Police say they are also the suspects in the robbery of Brothers Food Mart at 1776 Parsons Avenue on Thursday.
One suspect, carrying a revolver, is seen walking up to the front counter. The second suspect walks around the counter. The first suspect is seen holding the clerk at gunpoint while the second suspect grabs money from the register and some cigarettes from under the counter. Both leave through the front door.
The first suspect is described as a black male, 28-42 years old, 5’8″-6’0″ tall, 155-200 lbs, wearing a red hoodie with the hood up and blue jeans. The second is a black male, 20-30 years old , 5’8″-6’0″tall, 150-200 lbs, wearing a gray hoodie with the hood up, a white mask, one red glove and one yellow glove.
Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to call the CPD Robbery Unit at 614-645-4665. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477).